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Lead Software Engineer

General Information

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Travel Amount Required:

Up to 25%

Job Type:

Regular-Full Time


Ft. Lauderdale - Florida - United States, Miami - Florida - United States, Pembroke Pines - Florida - United States, Sunrise - Florida - United States, Weston - Florida - United States

Description & Qualifications


UKG is looking for a motivated and talented Lead Software Engineer. As a Lead Software Engineer at UKG, you will work together with some of the most highly skilled software professionals in the business of designing, building, and maintaining globally available software that serves millions of people and processes millions of data points each and every day.

The Lead Software Engineer:
• Develops cloud-native SAAS products /applications
• Works with state-of-the-art Cloud technologies
• Builds software applications and delivers business solutions using knowledge of programming languages and delivery platforms
• Develops supports, maintains and implements complex components of a project module
• Works as a fully contributing team member, under broad supervision/ guidance
• Participates in the writing technical documents (functional specifications, design documents, etc.) as required
• Uses and contributes to the Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery process (CI/CD)
• Enhances the suite of automated testing
• Shows willingness and commitment to self-development
• Ensures timely and appropriate updating to relevant technical training material (documentation
presentation etc.)
• Works on problems of relatively complex scope, through general usage of standard programming


• Graduate/ Post Graduate level knowledge in Computer Science and Mathematics is ideal, but comparable experience will be considered
• 5 – 7+ years of software experience
• Experience with cloud-native SAAS products /applications
• Strong hands-on experience with Core Java, XML
• Experience using one or more application frameworks, such as Spring
• Experience in Javascript, AJAX, and other Java presentation technologies, SOA, and Web Services are an added advantage
• Exp. in Object-oriented analysis, design and programming, database modeling, etc.

Company Overview

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at

EEO Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ultimate Kronos Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. 

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UKG participates in E-Verify. View the E-Verify posters here.

Disability Accommodation

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email or please call 1 (978) 250 9800.